Angela Elam

User image
  • Username: elama
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Producer Group Staff

Recent Pieces from Angela Elam

Piece image

National Book Award-Winning Poet Mark Doty (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

We celebrate National Poetry Month with Mark Doty as he discusses his work, including FIRE TO FIRE: NEW AND SELECTED POEMS, winner of the 2008 National Book Award, and his ...
Piece image

Feminist Poets: Past American Voices (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

For Women's History Month, NEW LETTERS ON THE AIR features a special program about four important feminist poets who led the next generations into the 21st century. ...
Piece image

San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

We continue Women's History Month with Kim Shuck,San Francisco's seventh Poet Laureate and the first from a recognized Native Nation. While at Haskell Indian Nations ...
Piece image

Feminist Poet Adrienne Rich (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

This month's Save America's Treasures recording, features the late, great poet Adrienne Rich, known for her perfectly crafted, award winning poems. This program features ...
Piece image

Kingsley Tufts Award-winning Poet Patricia Smith: Part 2 (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Patricia Smith, a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts fellow and the 2018 winner of the coveted Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, reads this time from her book SHOULDA BEEN JIMI ...
Piece image

Poet DaMaris Hill (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

We bridge Black History and Women's History Months with DaMaris Hill, the youngest and first living American poet to be signed to Bloomsbury Publishing. In the final part of ...
Piece image

Novelist Anthony Grooms (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

We continue Black History Month with Anthony Grooms, the author of BOMBINGHAM, who reads from his newest novel, THE VAIN CONVERSATION, based on a 1946 lynching of two black ...
Piece image

Poet and NAACP Image Award Winner Patricia Smith: Part 1 (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Patricia Smith is the author of eight poetry books and a four-time National Poetry Slam Champion. In part one of this conversation, she reads from INCENDIARY ART, the 2018 ...
Piece image

Pulitzer Prize-winning Poet Tyehimba Jess (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Pulitzer Prize winner Tyehimba Jess reads from his multi-award winning poetry book, OLIO, delving into the voices of African American creatives in the 19th and early 20th ...
Piece image

Kansas Native Ben Lerner reads from his novel The Topeka School (29:00)
From: New Letters on the Air

Kansas native Ben Lerner penned three collections of poetry before turning to fiction. While at the Kansas City Public Library, Lerner reads from his third novel, The Topeka ...